New England lake resorts offer luxury lodgings to rustic cottages for vacations, skiing, foliage, and more
Lake resorts -- from rustic to luxurious -- can be found on the famous lakes of New England, include Lake Winnipesaukee, the Squam lakes, and Purity Lake in New Hampshire; Sebago Lake in Maine; Lake Champlain and Lake Morey in Vermont, and many more. Hosting children and families; fans of outdoor sports, water sports, and snow sports; and people who love waterfront luxury for a vacation in the great outdoors. Accommodations for vacations, trips, and weekend getaways run from lavish rooms to rustic cabins and cottages. Come for summer boating, winter skiing, fall foliage, or whatever outdoor beauty appeals to you.
1 Clubhouse Road
Fairlee, VT, 05045
The lake is just the beginning
If you love grand resorts and pristine mountain lakes, this is the place for you, your family, and closest friends. In sight of the Connecticut River in the Green Mountains, this full service, year round vacation paradise will satisfy anyone with a hankering for skiing, snowmobiling, swimming, boating, hiking, playing golf or tennis. Or just sit quietly by the calming lakeside waters and hear the plaintive wail of the loon. You can also relax in the indoor spa or game room and enjoy great food and entertainment. 139 guest rooms and suites most with stunning views of the lake and some with balconies. A fully furnished Lake House and Cottages can be rented with their own beach and dock. Awesome. Picturesque. Unforgettable. Any time.
On Birch Island in Attean Lake
Jackman, ME, 04945
Unspoiled pleasure in a New England lakeside resort
This unique and right-in-the-middle-of-the lake Maine resort features sand beaches and a scenic wonderland of unspoiled natural resources and wildlife. Charming and private 1-3 bedroom cottages can sleep up to eight and feature full bath, private porches, and wood burning fireplaces. Fresh supplies of towels, ice and firewood are provided each day. The Main Lodge complex is the eating and meeting place for full hearty breakfasts, picnic lunches, cookouts and distinctive dining each evening. Attean activity runs the gamut from hiking on the resort’s 20 miles of trails, to birding, wildlife photography, and fishing for native brook trout, landlocked salmon and lake trout. There’s whitewater rafting on the Kennebec River, golf, bountiful day trips, and paddling the peaceful Moose River to check in on the local denizens in their natural habitat.
4800 Basin Harbor Road
Vergennes, VT, 05491
Experience active tranquility at Basin Harbor
You'll enjoy all that Lake Champlain has to offer at Basin Harbor Club. With 700 acres of Vermont landscape alongside beautiful Lake Champlain, you can simply relax or engage in more than a hundred different activities - from a round of golf on our 18-hole championship course, to fishing or sailing on the lake, art classes, hiking & biking through the countryside, or stay close & relax at the pool or our Blue Chair Day Spa. Accommodations include the original farmhouse, our contemporary Adirondack-style lodge, and more than 70 family cottages. And dining at Basin Harbor is an unforgettable experience, whether you choose our casual Red Mill Restaurant, our more formal Main Dining Room, or dining al fresco on the North Dock.
155 Sterling Ridge Drive
Jeffersonville, VT, 05464
Find your “dream cabin” in the mountains of Northern VT
Enjoy summer fun on the water in northern Vermont. 1, 2 and 3 bedroom deluxe, wilderness cabins and group lodgings come fully equipped. Self guided and guided tours include morning paddles on the resort’s two private pond with stand up paddleboards, and single and tandem kayaks and canoes. Take a trip on the Lamoiile River to the Boyden Valley Winery for a wine tasting. Or stop along the way for ice cream treats, picnics, fishing or swimming. Lodging includes fresh linens, country furnishings and modern amenities. Relax in the seasonal hot tub and pool, or get your heart rate up on the volleyball court and mountain trails for hiking and biking. Cabins require two night minimum stay. Check out the discounted weekly rentals.
1251 Eaton Road (Route 153)
East Madison, NH, 03849
Relax at a lakeside retreat backed by a century of hospitality
This popular resort is nestled between lake and mountain with stunning surroundings and the conveniences of nearby North Conway. It offers a century’s worth of Yankee hospitality and affordable vacations to couples and families. Choose from 52 rooms in a variety of lodgings from the cozy inn, a colonial building dating back to the early 1800’s, a scenic retreat on the shores of Purity Lake, hillside and fireside cottages in the woods, lakeside cottages with their own sandy beach, spacious and fully-equipped condominium units, to mountain retreats at King Pine Ski Area. Each offers complimentary WiFi, microwave, mini fridge and coffee maker with some lodgings offering common rooms and lounges. Seasonal AP and MAP plans make it fun and affordable.
90 North Main Street
Wolfeboro, NH, 03894
New England traditions remain strong at this lakeside resort
A great lake needs a great resort and here you’ll find the regional traditions you came for: New England décor; handmade quilts, selected pieces of antique furniture and a blazing lobby fireplace.
Stroll manicured gardens, swim, climb aboard the Winnipesauke Belle, a 70-foot replica of a turn-of-the-century paddle boat, or just relax and take in the spectacular views. Forty-four beautifully restored and expanded rooms in the old Inn, some handicap accessible and others pet friendly, feature double, queen and king sized beds. Spacious suites offer balconies while all rooms feature Wi-Fi, 32” flat screen televisions, robes, slippers, mini refrigerators and in-room dining. On site there’s Wolfe's Tavern and a guest business center. Walk to downtown for shopping and dining or enjoy bicycling, skiing, kayaking, canoeing and jet-skiing at your leisure.
312 Daniel Webster Highway
Meredith, NH, 03253
Beautiful Lake Views and Cozy Fireplaces
Mill Falls at the Lake is New England’s premiere, lakefront resort and lodging in the quaint village of Meredith, NH. Fourteen acres and over 1,100 feet of lakefront access is home to four Inns, seven restaurants, 12 shops in the historic Marketplace, the Cascade Spa, and the EKAL Lake Activity Center, all nestled on Lake Winnipesaukee. In addition, Meredith boasts a vibrant Main Street Community with several more shops and eateries adjacent to Mill Falls. While the lake draws guests in, the warm decor and inviting staff keep them coming back.
18 Bacon Road
Holderness, NH, 03245
Vacation on the Shore of Pristine Squam Lake
Since 1897, Rockywold-Deephaven Camps have offered families an ideal place to gather and stay and soak in the quiet, simple pleasures of the New Hampshire wilderness. Spread over 115 acres, two peninsulas, and along over a mile of lakeshore, RDC lodging offers a rustic simplicity, respect for the land and good old fashioned fun. Our 60 cottages and two lodges are scattered among shorefront pines and granite outcroppings. Each has twin beds, a fireplace, a screened-in porch, private dock, and an antique ice box where ice is delivered daily. If small mouth bass fishing, rollicking square dances, heaping buffet-style meals, quiet afternoon card games, hikes in the White Mountains, canoeing, tennis and a really good book sound like your idea of vacation, welcome to RDC!
175 Tyler Place
Highgate Springs, VT, 05460
Magnificent lakeside activity for one and all
Look no further than here for that all inclusive family lake vacation. If it’s waterskiing, wakeboarding, tubing, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, sailing and swimming or just taking in a private lakeshore view, you’ve found your paradise. Six generations of Tyler’s have designed this magnificent destination with families in mind and added special activities and amenities for each age group. There are 70 family cottages and suites featuring separate parents' bedrooms and 1-4 additional bedrooms, almost all with living rooms, screened porches, kitchenette or in-room microwaves and fridge. A rambling, country Inn offers a separate sleeping wing with 12 family suites and studios. Three healthy meals each day, the Fireplace Lounge and Bar for Mom and Dad, and the age staggered children’s programs, recreational facilities and equipment make for endless lakeside fun.
1086 Weirs Boulevard
Laconia, NH, 03246
New Hampshire's ultimate lake vacation resort
There's nothing else on New Hampshire's Lake Winnipesaukee like NASWA Resort. We've got lakefront rooms and cottages and 1,000 feet of private sandy beach, plus complimentary overnight dock space for our guests to moor their boats! At our Blue Bistro we serve hearty breakfasts and delicious dinners. While you dine watch the sun go down over the lake. You can also grab a burger and a beer at our NazBar & Grill, and enjoy your meal on the beach. We've got fun family activities, too. Learn to tie-dye at Camp Naz, a program for all ages, not just kids. Bring your family to the beach in the evenings for a campfire and s'mores. Grab one of our complimentary kayaks or paddleboards and explore the lake.
76 Lake Streeet
Laconia, NH, 03246
Open Your Eyes to The Margate Resort on Lake Winnipesaukee!
For almost 60 years and four generations The Margate Resort has been the final vacation destination for family fun, romance, and recreation. The Margate Resort offers fun and activities for every season and vacationer. The hotel is located on the shores of Paugus Bay. With over 400 feet of private sandy beach, lounge chairs, boat docks, and a fun and festive Beach Bar, The Margate is the place to be. The Margate Resort on Lake Winnipesaukee is just minutes away from golf, hiking, tax free shopping, and major tourist attractions for things to do on vacation. All guest rooms are equipped with Flat Screen TVs, Keurig® K-Cup Coffee Makers, Green Mountain® coffee, double-sized stainless steel mini-fridges, irons & ironing boards, hairdryers and fee WiFi!
at Tyson, on Route 100, 2 Dublin Road
Ludlow, VT, 05149
A popular country inn with resort amenities
Set on a scenic waterfront in the lake district of central Vermont this historic country inn rebuilt from the original in 1840 beckons you to relax on its front porch and jump into the many activities in and around it. Open year round, the inn offers 23 rooms, a family suite, and 7 condos while most rates include a bountiful breakfast. There are row boats and canoes, a hot tub, swimming pool and tennis courts. Fish on nearby Black River and head out for Okemo just five minutes away where there’s great skiing and golf, and hiking, biking and horseback riding nearby. The renown restaurant’s unique food and excellent service have been featured in both Gourmet and Bon Appetit magazines.
261 Point Sebago Road
Casco, ME, 04015
On the Shores of Pristine Sebago Lake, Southern Maine's Largest Lake
Point Sebago Resort is located on the shores of pristine Sebago Lake, Southern Maine's largest lake. Enjoy a picturesque resort that combines award winning free children's programs with a friendly, caring staff, a marina, a nationally recognized 18-hole championship golf course, a lake view restaurant, nightly entertainment, a lounge and a host of other recreational amenities to offer the ultimate vacation getaway. Point Sebago is an ideal place to stay and has been nationally recognized as the Northeast's premier family outdoor resort and the perfect family vacation. With 775 shorefront and wooded acres, we are the perfect place for your spring and fall getaways, and summer long family vacation weeks.
Golfers love our all inclusive golf vacation packages on our own 18-hole championship golf course, recognized as the best Golf Course in Southern Maine by Golf Digest. Families love our summer day and evening supervised children's programs. Join us at the beach for the ultimate family vacation!